UAE’s contribution to maritme sector highlighted
Originally published in Trade Arabia (link below)
The UAE’s contributions to the global maritime industry and its unprecedented achievements in the field were highlighted at a key meeting currently under way in Dubai.
The meeting of the General Committee of the International Maritime Organization, organised by the UAE’s Federal Transport Authority for Land and Maritime, will continue until July 28.
The meeting witnessed a detailed presentationon of the UAE’s candidacy for a membership of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Executive Council.
With its filing done in the presence of high-level international delegations, the presentation threw the spotlight on the country’s contributions to the international maritime system; its active involvements in a number of IMO agreements; its role in supporting the local, regional, and global maritime sectors; and its deep-rooted maritime history.